The flight time from Los Angeles to Kona is 5 hours, 42 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LAX Los Angeles, CA 3 minutes early.
22 minutes taxiing out
5 hours, 14 minutes in the air
3 minutes taxiing in
Arrives KOA Kona, HI 11 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

United
93%
Delta
91%
American
88%
Hawaiian
70%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Reverse Journey

Kona to Los Angeles
5 hours, 12 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
5h 35m
United
5h 43m
American
5h 46m
Hawaiian
5h 48m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h3h4h5h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

33

Distance

2504 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND050100150

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0246

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
12
United
11
Delta
7
Hawaiian
3

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Los Angeles 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 22 minutes
In the Air 314 minutes
Taxiing In 3 minutes
Arrives Kona 11 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 10 minutes. For example, from Los Angeles to Kona, Delta is 91% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 91% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
United 93% 7% 0%
Delta 91% 9% 0%
American 88% 12% 0%
Hawaiian 70% 27% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Los Angeles and Kona, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Delta 18 311 3 335
United 23 315 3 343
American 25 315 4 346
Hawaiian 19 322 6 348

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
8am 1.95
11am 0.39
4pm 0.69
5pm 1.59

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles to Kona that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 126
February 112
March 163
April 159
May 178
June 156
July 169
August 162
September 117
October 118
November 114
December 158

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles to Kona that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 4.9
Tuesday 4.3
Wednesday 4.1
Thursday 4.6
Friday 4.8
Saturday 5.5
Sunday 5.1

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
American 12
United 11
Delta 7
Hawaiian 3

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
8am 27 315 3 346
11am 19 322 6 348
4pm 18 314 3 337
5pm 20 313 4 340
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.